EAW006157 ENGLAND (1947). Folkestone Harbour, Folkestone, 1947

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Details

Title [EAW006157] Folkestone Harbour, Folkestone, 1947
Reference EAW006157
Date 27-May-1947
Link
Place name FOLKESTONE
Parish FOLKESTONE
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 623470, 135951
Longitude / Latitude 1.1907687414291, 51.078758730554
National Grid Reference TR235360

Pins

Track from the Harbour station rises up the 1 in 36 grade and enters sidings. There the banking locos hand over the train to the mainline loco (usually a Bulleid Pacific) and they depart in the other direction for London.

John Wass
Monday 7th of May 2018 02:39:01 PM
WWII Anti Tank Obstacles e29441.

cptpies
Tuesday 10th of October 2017 02:46:06 PM
Former site of Folkestone West Battery (see EAW002378 )

Billy Turner
Thursday 28th of January 2016 10:01:27 PM
Engine shed for banking locos.

John Wass
Tuesday 23rd of December 2014 08:56:34 PM
??TSS "Canterbury" (1929) of the Southern Railway.

mannidaze
Sunday 14th of September 2014 05:50:06 PM

User Comment Contributions

Note the old Custom House on the South Quay in the apparent process of demolition.

Martyn
Monday 14th of July 2014 11:26:07 PM